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Plants that grow without light ???

Christoph Metelmann chandvel at inet.uni-c.dk
Thu May 9 14:24:53 EST 1996


In message 8 May 1996 13:32:31 GMT,
  Anton de Snayer <anton.de.snaijer at studenten.tbpt.wau.nl>  writes:

>
> Real plants can't do without light. It's their source of energy, so if
> they don't get light they will die, eventually. It is the same as asking
> if it is possible to stay alive without eating and drinking.
>
> Anton
>
What about parasitic plants like Monotropa uniflora?  Of course the host
would need light, but I think there is a difference.  --  Chris



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